Site Reliability Engineer at Solarisbank AG


Berlin, DE
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Industry: Vertical SaaS
  • Post Date: 06/22/2022
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  • Company Address: Cuvrystraße 53, Berlin, 10997, DE

About Solarisbank

Solarisbank is the first Banking-as-a-Service platform with a full banking license that enables companies to offer their own financial products. Through APIs, partners gain access to Solarisbank’s modular services including payments and e-money, lending, digital banking as well as services provided by integrated third party providers.

Job Description

Solarisbank AG is a tech company with a full German banking license. Our Banking-as-a-Service platform enables businesses to offer their own financial products. With our straightforward APIs, our partners can access and integrate a wide range of solutions such as digital banking, payments, cards, identification and lending services. As a market leader we are driven by bringing transformational change to the financial services industry.

We love what we do and we love our team. We are 700+ people from over 60 nationalities - a unique blend of techies, fintech enthusiasts, bankers and entrepreneurs from various industries. Our routines are built around genuinely valuing and exchanging different perspectives as well as actively sharing knowledge as we drive our business as a team. We believe and invest in personal growth. Our publicly shared learning framework lays out your career opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of benefits to support your curiosity, health and well-being. 

You will be working in Site Reliability Engineering and hence your contribution will be crucial in keeping our products up and running. You will be tasked with the goal of building a highly available and resilient product landscape by supporting our product engineering teams in operating their services in the best shape possible. On top of that, you are building the necessary tooling to monitor, support and automate our whole service infrastructure.


  • Increase visibility across our systems and create overall standards for monitoring and alerting
  • Drive the creation of KPIs, SLOs, SLIs and help in the definition of SLAs
  • Work closely with product teams and help them integrate best practices and standards we create
  • Improve our Incident Management process and tooling 
  • Help drive operational excellence engineering-wide in cooperation with our Incident Management team
  • Implement software and tooling to improve resilience and automate operations
  • Be on call as second level support for teams

Who you are, you...

  • enjoy programming and have proven experience with building software and/or web applications
  • have experience working with AWS, Terraform and Docker
  • understand security practices from the perspective of both applications and infrastructure
  • understand agile workflows and you know how to apply them
  • know where to search for bottlenecks in service architecture
  • have a sound understanding of best practices that make services resilient and scalable
  • are a proactive peer and help the people around you to grow and learn from your experience
  • are a curious, constant learner and share your knowledge
  • communicate well in written and verbal English

What We Offer

  • We are a Remote-First company: our office is in Berlin, but you can work from anywhere in Germany
  • Health and development budget
  • Transparent framework to support your career goals.
  • Competitive salary.

While job ads usually paint an ideal picture of a candidate, studies show that most applicants meet an average of 60% of the criteria. Unfortunately, many promising candidates tend to apply only if they meet all the criteria. So if you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every single item in the job description, please contact us anyway. We'd love to talk with you and find out if you might be a good fit for us.

At Solarisbank AG, we are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment, where all Solarians feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a diverse workforce that reflects the diversity of our communities. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of color, ethnicity, religion, sex, origin, disability, marital status, citizenship, or gender identity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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